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5 fortællinger om en far

Nadia El Said, Denmark, 2010

21 min.DK/Documentary

On a frozen field a child tells about a felt-tip man with a beard and a bit of hair on his head. A musician lives a life without music. A prison officer collects model trains and longs for the open oceans. A Soviet cosmonaut sits in his space capsule in eternal orbit. And a guardian angel dances in the sky.

In a sequence of tales 5 girls and women present their pictures of a father. The notions of absence and presence, longing and dreams tie the five stories together. Through staged tableaux, drawings, graphics and archive material the stories emerge.

Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title 5 fortællinger om en far
Danish title 5 fortællinger om en far
Keywords Fathers
Director Nadia El Said
Screenplay Nadia El Said
Producer Anna-Maria Kantarius
Director of Photography Linda Wassberg
Editor Henrik Vincent Thiesen
Sound Nicolai Linck
Composer Johan Hägglund
Production country Denmark
Production companies Upfront Films
Festival information Danish Film Institute
Technical info color
Danish rating Allowed for all

Companies

Production companies Upfront Films

Direction

Direction Nadia El Said

Script

Script Nadia El Said

Production

Producer Anna-Maria Kantarius
Production manager Annette Frederiksen

Cinematography

Cinematography Linda Wassberg

Electrical dept.

Electrical dept. Noah Lynnerup

Editing

Editing Henrik Vincent Thiesen

Music

Music Johan Hägglund

Sound

Sound Nicolai Linck

Animation

Animation Stine Illum

Festival screenings

Festival Festival date
Thessaloniki Documentary Festival 2013-03-15
Dokufest Prizren 2011-07-23
SilverDocs AFI Documentary Festival 2011-06-20
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2011-06-08
Toronto, Hot Docs Int. Documentary Festival 2011-04-28
Nyon, Visions du Réel 2011-04-07
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